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Chamber Business of the Month: Ras' on Main
Sen. Harsdorf and Rep. Stafsholt celebrate Disability Employment Awareness Month
Trip of a lifetime: Scholarship allows students to spend year in Germany
Wisconsin roundup: Dems slam Walker for jumping into NFL anthem fray; should state drop 'Dairyland' from plates?; more state news stories
'Card cracking' case cracked by Hudson police
crime and courts
Northwoods League makes it official
Raiders keep jug; earn home playoff game
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Runners ready for BRC meet
Netters grab two sectional titles
Education is key in facing drug abuse
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
Mosaic workshop with Riana de Raad Oct. 21-22 at The Phipps
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
Columbarium dedicated at St. Paul's Episcopal Church
arts and entertainment
FORECLOSURE: David Lockwood v. Ann Vitko; Case No. 16-CV-209
CITY OF HUDSON: 8/7/17 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/17/17 Council Meeting Minutes
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Letters: Are building permit fees accurate?; Readers beware: fact or fiction
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Vinehout column: Hemp's time has come
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Blake Fry column: State budget items that affect business owners
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April 11, 2014
St. Paul man charged for alleged abuse of Hudson toddler
A St. Paul man is being held on $25,000 bail in St. Croix County Jail after being charged Thursday with inflicting life-threatening injuries on the three-year-old son of his girlfriend. Jonathon D. Wierstad, 24, who was living at 917 St. Croix St. at the time of the incident, was...
April 11, 2014 - 2:57pm
Two new Hudson police officers sworn into duty
Two new Hudson police officer were sworn into duty at Monday night's meeting of the Hudson City Council. Taking the oath of office from Municipal...
April 11, 2014 - 9:35am
April 4, 2014
Storage units burglarized, woman arrested in stolen Jeep
An Oakdale, Minn., woman was arrested late Saturday night, March 29, in connection with an alleged burglary at the Nike Storage Center in the...
April 4, 2014 - 2:11pm
‘Victims have rights now … We want to help’
By Chuck Nowlen Thirty years ago, nobody seemed to care. Crime victims had almost no rights or assistance. They were often banned from...
April 4, 2014 - 1:48pm
April 3, 2014
Our View: Records lawsuit ruling shouldn’t be appealed
Last month, the Star-Observer’s sister paper, the New Richmond News, won its open records lawsuit over the city of New Richmond in a case involving the New Richmond Police Department’s practice of redacting information from police incident reports and accident reports. Although...
April 3, 2014 - 4:40pm
Northland Liquors burglarized early Tuesday
Northland Liquors, 1920 Crest View Drive, was broken into around 1 a.m. Tuesday, April 1. According to a police report, forced entry was gained through the back door of the building and a wall was broken down to gain access to the store. Once inside, an unsuccessful attempt...
April 3, 2014 - 4:32pm
April 1, 2014
Senate's final agenda includes marijuana, strip-search modifications; voters deciding many referendums Tuesday; more state news
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Senate has a full agenda Tuesday, in its final meeting of the two-year legislative session. The Assembly has already called it quits, and senators will consider a number of measures the lower house has passed in recent weeks. One bill would let doctors apologize...
April 1, 2014 - 5:56am
March 31, 2014
Meager voter turnout forecast Tuesday; no arrests as Badger masses celebrate; 8 more state stories
Almost nine of every ten Wisconsin voters will stay away from the polls Tuesday in what could be a watershed moment for the state's rural public schools. The Government Accountability Board predicts a 12 percent turnout. There are no statewide contests but residents will see how...
March 31, 2014 - 9:41am
March 26, 2014
Judge Cameron rules newspaper should have access to basic information on police reports
In an action handed down Thursday, March 20, St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Howard Cameron granted judgment to the New Richmond News over the city of New Richmond in an open records case involving the Drivers Privacy Protection Act.
March 26, 2014 - 3:07pm
UPDATE: Candidate Burke unveils jobs plan; personal income up slightly; 10 more Wisconsin briefs
MADISON -- Seeking to unseat incumbent GOP Gov. Scott Walker, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke has released a five-part jobs plan Tuesday that involves investing in entrepreneurs and focusing on higher education. Burke says the state should invest in entire industries,...
March 26, 2014 - 9:35am
March 25, 2014
First barge hits Bettendorf while ice-breaking convoy steams into Duluth; chemo reimbursement passage expected; 8 more state stories
The wheels of commerce are moving slower than normal in the Midwest thanks to the long cold winter. The first Mississippi River northbound...
March 25, 2014 - 8:19am
March 19, 2014
Our View: Marijauna – where are we headed?
Hudson police and St. Croix County deputies -- not to mention our municipal judge and judges in St. Croix counties -- routinely deal with marijuana incidents. Yet we can’t help but wonder if marijuana caseloads will skyrocket as other states legalize marijuana use. Colorado...
March 19, 2014 - 2:41pm
March 18, 2014
NR aeronautics firm is among 3 Brightstar maiden grants; law-makers try to wrap up pending bills; 10 more state stories
NR aeronautics firm is among 3 Brightstar maiden grants; law-makers try to wrap up pending bills; 10 more state stories MILWAUKEE -- The BrightStar Wisconsin Foundation Inc. announced Monday that its investment committee has authorized the funding of its first three early stage Wisconsin...
March 18, 2014 - 10:00am
March 17, 2014
Bill signing Monday frees $35 million for job training; welding likely sparked sawmill fire; 10 more state stories
MADISON -- Just over 3 percent of Wisconsin's billion dollar budget surplus would be used to train new workers, under a bill Gov. Scott Walker was expected to sign into law Monday. The Republican Walker planned s a mid-morning ceremony at Blackhawk Technical College in Janesville....
March 17, 2014 - 8:53am
March 14, 2014
FBI raid on Osceola-area firm said related to fraud investigation; Barron native will challenge Rep. Kind; 10 more state stories
OSCEOLA -- A high-tech medical testing lab in northwest Wisconsin has been searched by the FBI, apparently to investigate possible Medicare billing fraud. Neuro Science of Osceola said Thursday the search appeared to be related to previous misconduct by a former employee, involving...
March 14, 2014 - 9:22am